The first table below looks at the demand for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Rochdale region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Rochdale region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank - 10 7
Permanent jobs citing VPN 0 2 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale - 9.52% 22.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 11.11% 32.73%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 18
Average salary - £19,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -54.76%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Communications & Networking Category
Rochdale
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
42 18 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 82.35% 85.71% 67.90%
Number of salaries quoted 41 18 55
Average salary £45,000 £33,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £19,000 £18,200
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £46,500 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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Manchester

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Rochdale

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VPN across the Rochdale region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Rochdale

VPN
Salary Trend in Rochdale

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VPN across the Rochdale region.

VPN Salary Trend in Rochdale

VPN
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Rochdale

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Rochdale region citing VPN also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VPN.

1 6 (100.00%) Internet
2 4 (66.67%) VoIP
2 4 (66.67%) WAN
2 4 (66.67%) IPsec
3 3 (50.00%) CCNP
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (50.00%) MPLS
3 3 (50.00%) OSPF
3 3 (50.00%) BGP
4 2 (33.33%) Service Management
4 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 2 (33.33%) Broadband
4 2 (33.33%) SLA
4 2 (33.33%) Firewall
4 2 (33.33%) Operations Management
4 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (16.67%) VMware
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (16.67%) Windows
5 1 (16.67%) Ethernet
5 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Rochdale by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Rochdale region citing VPN also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VPN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) Internet
2 4 (66.67%) VoIP
2 4 (66.67%) WAN
2 4 (66.67%) IPsec
3 3 (50.00%) MPLS
3 3 (50.00%) OSPF
3 3 (50.00%) BGP
4 2 (33.33%) Firewall
4 2 (33.33%) Broadband
5 1 (16.67%) Ethernet
5 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Architect
1 4 (66.67%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Network Architect
3 1 (16.67%) IT Operations Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Customer Solutions Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Operations Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) Service Management
1 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 2 (33.33%) Operations Management
1 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) CCNP
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) VMware